Category Archives: Townhouse / Condominium

Christmas tree fire extinguished by sprinkler system (North Vancouver, BC)

Firefighters responded to a call around 6:20 p.m. Thursday after a Christmas tree caught on fire in a townhome. “Luckily the townhouse unit has a sprinkler system in the building,” said Dan Pistilli, … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Christmas tree fire extinguished by sprinkler system (North Vancouver, BC)”

Sprinklers make the difference in a condo fire on the 17th floor (Grand Rapids, MI)

Fire sprinkler system quickly extinguished a cooking fire on the 17th floor of the River House Condos on Tuesday. A grease fire on the stovetop spread to kitchen cabinets in a condo … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Sprinklers make the difference in a condo fire on the 17th floor (Grand Rapids, MI)”

Sprinkler system allows family time to evacuate safety from their townhouse (Perryville, MD)

Investigators are crediting a sprinkler system with taming the flames before they spread throughout the residence, leaving responding firefighters with little to do but vent theplace and perform a safety check, fire officials … Continue Reading ››Continue Reading » “Sprinkler system allows family time to evacuate safety from their townhouse (Perryville, MD)”